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American Decorative Arts
Maker: R. R. D., American

Drinking Tube

ca. 1790–1820

Silver

4 1/4 × 1 11/16 in. (10.8 × 4.3 cm) D. Strainer
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1936.239
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, to 1936; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 1, p. 312, no. 539.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.